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Hawaii's health mystery: how geology and microbiology may explain high NTM infection rates

Hawaii's rate of nontuberculosis mycobacteria (NTM) infection is four times higher than it is on the US mainland, making those with compromised...

BYU spacecraft "selfie cam" ready for launch

BYU engineers are preparing to launch a CubeSat that will float in space and take images of a spacecraft in orbit and then transmit those images...

Spinning nanofibers to improve N-95 masks

BYU engineering students, in collaboration with the Nanos Foundation, are using nanotechnology to spin web-like nanofiber membranes that can make...

Fighting fire with seeds; BYU helps native plants survive

BYU seed coating technology helps restore native plants after devastating wildfires Using seed enhancement technology never before used in...

Rise and Shout with BYU Vocal Point - The BYU Cougar Song

Vocal Point performs the BYU Cougar Song to commemorate Homecoming 2020 and to honor BYU alumni worldwide who have embraced the university's motto...

Women Artists Featured at BYU Museum of Art

Drawing on works from BYU's permanent collection, the BYU Museum of Art features women artists from many different time periods and backgrounds in...

"Ghost creature" of Antarctica has survived 30 ice ages

A primitive insect-like creature that has survived 30 ice ages was recently rediscovered in Antarctica by a team of scientists who had been...

Saving Cambodia's lost stories, connecting generations, aims of BYU project

A large-scale BYU Cambodian Oral History Project is gathering lost stories of a generation that survived extreme hardships under the Khmer Rouge...

AdultLife Ventilator gets FDA approval for COVID19 treatment

What began as a BYU student project to save newborns is now a ventilator project to help COVID-19 patients in the US and worldwide. The AdultLife...

New 3D-printed digital Stethogram, a low-cost stethoscope and app

A low-cost 3D printed digital stethoscope that interfaces with a smart phone, called a "Stethogram" by two BYU professors who created it, is...

Finding Joy in the Spring

In his January 2020 devotional address, weeks before a global pandemic turned lives upside-down and closed many parts of campus, BYU President...

A BYU Graduation Day Unlike Any Other

In a congratulatory message to the BYU Class of 2020, President Kevin J Worthen encourages graduates to look forward with optimism, gratitude, and...